|Assists with the planning, organizing, and supervision of staff and functions of the Wastewater Treatment Division. Directs technical staff in the planning, design, contract preparation and construction of projects.
Participates in hiring and divisional training programs. Involved in strategic planning that may include confidential matters affecting staff planning.
Assists with the development of a management plan for long term growth and incorporates into a master plan.
Assists in the preparation of current and capital budgets.
Directs consultants, analyzes or performs studies for improvements and future expansion of wastewater facilities.
Directs and supervises consultants and contractors on project assignments and contracts.
Determines project design and construction requirements; prepares and recommends design criteria.
Administers capital projects, reviews contract documents, evaluates tenders and recommends contract awards, inspection and administration.
Identifies, recommends and implements programs related to process and operational optimization of wastewater facilities.
Develops draft policies and makes recommendations and enforces by-laws, policies and procedures.
Prepares technical reports and cost estimates.
Provides technical advice and information to developers, consultants, other divisions and departments, government bodies, utility companies, and the public.
Arranges and attends meetings with other departmental staff, government bodies, the Ministry of the Environment and the public to plan, discuss and coordinate wastewater engineering.
Participates in professional and technical organizations to further wastewater planning, design and technical specifications.
Provides practical and technical design and construction expertise related to procedures and policy development, specifications, materials and standards of wastewater.
Coordination of infrastructure work with provincial and federal government to obtain approval for allocations of grants.
Performs other related duties as assigned.